iliana fokianaki [ilivanili]
What is your specialty? What subjects do you deal with?
Culture and Society
In which media do you presently work or have you worked?
Please list a web address where where one can view an example of your work.
What is "news"?
anything that one can find interesting.So i would say everything. Because in everything you can find something out of the ordinary
To you, what is objectivity?
something that is non existent
What is the best headline you have ever read?
What headline would you like to see printed one day in the newspaper?
People Vs Banks
Which paper do you buy on Sundays? Where do you read it?
guardian - on line
Does freedom of expression end where the editorial line begins?
Do you feel that analytical and investigative journalism is being lost?
With a camera on every mobile phone, is every citizen becoming a correspondent?
How would you explain the boom of the tabloid press?
What is your position regarding the right to privacy of famous people?
if someone famous wants to be private they can be.
What can you teach us about the art of the interview?
not much.you just have to genuinely be interested about people
Please list well-known people you have interviewed.
artists, art critics,curators and some economics professors ref. the crisis.also singers
Would you say the journalism blog is revolutionizing the profession?
Will the paper press disappear?
possibly. it could remain only in the sunday edition since people tend to like "retro" things and the "old feel" and the past in general.
What are your thoughts of the free papers distributed in cities?
they are more in tune with the moment than traditional papers/
What is the book you would like to write?
stories about people i've met. the history of my country through my family.
Is there a motto or ethical principle that clarifies your decisions in moments of confusion?
"will this bother me in 3 years time?"
What advice would you give to someone who has just left university and wishes to start in the profession?
travel, be social, talk to people, learn how to listen, dont interrupt,dont be shy, be grateful when someone gives you their time.